His life, professedly written by A.
Descartes professedly assumed a simplicity in the phenomena which they did not present.
In that sense, living under a professedly Christian ruler, Hobbes himself is a Christian.
Professedly, Herbert's contention merely is that non-Christians feeling after the " supreme God " and the law of righteousness must have a chance of salvation.
It may, however, be pleaded in extenuation that he is professedly a transcriber, and, if his story be correct, a transcriber in peculiarly unfavourable circumstances.